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Effects of parents social class on childrens life

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2.Effects of parents’ social class on children’s life chances 3.Reproduction of class structure: members of each new generation tend to reproduce the 5.Cultural explanations of reproduction of poverty: the values, beliefs, and behavioral 6.Culture of poverty: coined by Oscar Lewis; "tends to perpetuate itself from generation to
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society 8.Wealth: total value of assets owned by an individual or family group, minus the amount 9.Social stratification: people in high-ranking groups tend to get larger shares than people 10.Structural explanations of reproduction of class system: it is much more appropriate to 11.Structural explanations of poverty: it is not their culture but the lack of opportunities open 12.Structure of opportunities: more people in high-ranking go to college than those in 13.Pygmalion effect: experiment in school to test whether teachers expectations influenced 14.Tracking:tracking students and categorizing them by perceived aptitude
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